What Is the Meaning of a Buttercup Flower?

The buttercup flower has two folklore meanings. It mainly indicates immaturity but can alternatively stand for ingratitude.

Keywords: folklore, ingratitude, immaturity

About this Author

T.M. Samuels has been a freelance writer since 1993. She has published works in "Arthritis Today," "Alabama Living" and "Mature Years," and is the author of a gardening book. Samuels studied pre-medicine at Berry College.